Ammo-loaded man nabbed at Dapitan City »

Ammo-loaded man nabbed at Dapitan City

DAPITAN CITY, 14 June 2017–After going through a checkpoint, a 54-year old man, armed with a firearm heavily loaded with ammunition was arrested here. The person was identified as Desiderio M. Camingawan, a resident of North Pinan, Dipolog City, Zamboanga del Norte. He was caught with 9mm caliber pistol loaded with 30 rounds of live […]

Fighting cancer, diabetes with guyabano »

Fighting cancer, diabetes with guyabano

ZAMBOANGA CITY/09 December 2015 by Airah Medija and Fritzie Luchana–According to the World Health Organization (WHO), almost 43% of the population around the world has been suffering from different illnesses like cancer, asthma, spasms and others. However, a research project,  headed by Dr. Annabelle Briones, chief of chemicals and energy division (CED) of the Institute […]

Making baking business grow »

Making baking business grow

DIPOLOG CITY, Zamboanga del Norte/26 April 2013–It was with the tasty vision of Ms. Mariles C. Regencia that urged her to put up a bakeshop in 2001. To highlight her avid drive and passion for baking, the owner named it ‘Care Cakes and Pastries’ which she formally opened on January 2002. The bakeshop since has […]

6.9 quake hits Negros Oriental, Cebu, and Mindanao areas »

6.9 quake hits Negros Oriental, Cebu, and Mindanao areas

CEBU CITY, Philippines/06 February 2012—A 6.9 magnitude tectonic earthquake hit Negros Oriental and Cebu and other parts of southern Philippines shortly before noon today, as authorities here are still gathering data as to the possibility of any casualty in affected areas.  This was reported by the National Disaster and Risk Reduction Management Council (NDRRMC) in […]

Local bizmen to avail DOST-SETUP help »

Local bizmen to avail DOST-SETUP help

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines/21 December 2011—Some 140 local entrepreneurs and representatives of some Local Government Units in Region IX attended the series of SET-UP Forum / Orientation conducted by the Department of Science and Technology Regional Office No. IX. During the forum, Jennifer Alcazar-Pidor, SET-UP Center Manager, presented a brief overview of DOST-IX and its various […]

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